Rand Paul: Trump Haters at FBI Still Have Top Secret Access
Senator Rand Paul revealed Wednesday that two FBI officials who were removed from special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative team because they sent texts admitting a strong disliking for President Trump STILL have access to classified information.
The Senator tweeted out a copy of a response he was sent in March to an earlier letter Paul penned asking whether FBI agent Peter Strzok and FBI lawyer Lisa Page still had security clearances.
The response, from FBI Assistant Director Gregory Brower reads “[a]ll FBI employees must maintain a Top Secret security clearance”.
“Because of security concerns and law enforcement sensitivities, the FBI does not reveal the specific accesses granted to particular employees.” Brower added.
Appearing on Fox News, Senator Paul warned that this potentially means the exposed officials, who called Trump “an idiot” and “a loathsome human,” can still access information regarding the investigation, posing a potential threat to national security.
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